21 Bible Verses about

Baptism, in the Gospels

Most Relevant Verses

Exodus 30:19-20

"Aaron and his sons shall wash their hands and their feet from it;

Mark 7:3-4

(For the Pharisees and all the Jews do not eat unless they carefully wash their hands, thus observing the traditions of the elders;

Matthew 3:6

and they were being baptized by him in the Jordan River, as they confessed their sins.

Mark 1:4-5

John the Baptist appeared in the wilderness preaching a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins.

Acts 19:1-4

It happened that while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul passed through the upper country and came to Ephesus, and found some disciples.

Luke 3:16

John answered and said to them all, "As for me, I baptize you with water; but One is coming who is mightier than I, and I am not fit to untie the thong of His sandals; He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.

Ezekiel 36:25-26

"Then I will sprinkle clean water on you, and you will be clean; I will cleanse you from all your filthiness and from all your idols.

John 3:22-23

After these things Jesus and His disciples came into the land of Judea, and there He was spending time with them and baptizing.

Matthew 3:13-17

Then Jesus arrived from Galilee at the Jordan coming to John, to be baptized by him.

Mark 1:9-11

In those days Jesus came from Nazareth in Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan.

Luke 3:21-22

Now when all the people were baptized, Jesus was also baptized, and while He was praying, heaven was opened,

John 1:32-33

John testified saying, "I have seen the Spirit descending as a dove out of heaven, and He remained upon Him.

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